We know that potatoes credit as a vegetable in the CACFP, but what about potato chips?
Flavored milk – children and adults alike love it, but is it #CACFPCreditable?
100% full-strength juice is reimbursable for the fruit component in the CACFP. But how many times per day are you allowed to serve it?
Plant-based diets are growing in prevalence, and there are tons of great vegan options to serve in the CACFP, like tofu, tempeh, nuts and legumes. Does vegan cheese fit into the CACFP meal pattern?
Yogurt – does it credit as a meat/meat alternate or a fluid milk?
We’ve covered home-frozen foods, now how about home-canned foods? Are they #CACFPCreditable?
Using frozen fruit is a great way to incorporate out-of-season flavors in your menu planning. But is it #CACFPCreditable if you do the freezing yourself?
If you wee a botanist, you would say that tomatoes, avocados and pumpkins are fruits because they have seeds surrounded by a fleshy exterior and they grow from the flower of the plant. But does that line up with how they credit in the CACFP?
Surimi – what is it and how do you serve it in the CACFP? Isabel is here to answer these questions and more!
Serving up scrambled eggs or meats for breakfast? Make sure you’re staying #CACFPCreditable with your menu planning!
Are you serving cereals that are on the WIC (Women, Infants & Children) list? Hear about how you can use this resource to find #CACFPCreditable cereals.
‘Tis the season for holiday favorites! Is cranberry sauce creditable in the CACFP?
Get the lowdown on store-bought hummus and Product Formulation Statements!
What’s the deal with pancakes? Are they reimbursable in the CACFP? What about for 6 to 11 month olds?
You asked, and we are here to answer: are turkey sausage and turkey bacon creditable in the CACFP?
Are herbs and spices reimbursable in the CACFP? You need them to make your healthy meals and snacks flavorful, but are they reimbursable, or even allowable, in the meal pattern?
Coconut is so versatile! You can eat it fresh or shredded, and there’s even coconut water and coconut milk. So, is this jack-of-all-trades fruit creditable in the CACFP?
Is almond milk reimbursable in the CACFP? Between dairy allergies and dietary preferences, it’s a popular beverage, so we’re not surprised you want to know!